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Scientists think they know why Pluto's biggest moon has a giant red spot

Since NASA flew a spacecraft by Pluto in July, it has slowly released incredible images of the dwarf planet and its moons.<p>Some of those new images of Pluto's largest moon, Charon, have revealed a giant, dark-red blob on its north pole. It's so ominous-looking, scientists nicknamed the area "Mordor" …

Johns Hopkins University

SpaceX Unveils Crew Dragon Capsule For First Private Astronaut Flights

Gorgeous but cramped<p>If things go as planned, 2017 will mark the year when private companies will deliver astronauts to the International Space Station for the first time. And it looks like anyone riding with SpaceX will be riding in style. The company is finalizing the interior design of their Crew …

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

NASA just released the first new images of Pluto since the New Horizons flyby

NASA, the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, and the Southwest Research Institute just released the first new images of Pluto since the New Horizons spacecraft's historic flyby of Pluto almost two months ago.<p>Perhaps the most striking image of the bunch is the one you see above. …

Solar System
Space Travel

Two huge stars are colliding in space - and might soon join in a huge explosion that will shed light on the beginning of the universe

Two huge stars are joining together and could merge in an explosion of huge amounts of energy, according to researchers,an event that could answer …

Coming In 2015: The First Spacecraft Encounter With Pluto

What's on the horizon for the New Horizons spacecraft<p>On Saturday, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft awoke from a very long slumber. The space probe – which has been traveling for nearly nine years and has traversed 3 billion miles of space – has spent much of its life in “hibernation” in order to …

World View Wants To Take You To Space Without Rockets

For private citizens who want to go into space, the options are pretty limited right now. In the near future, though, that’s bound to change, as a number of companies are actively working on offering manned commercial space flight. Among those companies, though, probably one of the most intriguing …

The Interstellar Mission

<b>Mission Objective</b><p>The mission objective of the Voyager Interstellar Mission (VIM) is to extend the NASA exploration of the solar system beyond the …

Astronomy

How to Build a Starship

PopMech designs a craft that can deliver passengers to a distant star. Launch date: 2112. Hop in.

Shuttles Sail to Their New Homes

After NASA shut down the Space Shuttle Program, the remaining shuttles and replicas were divided among several cities, as museum displays. Over the past few weeks, two shuttles that never flew to space were transported by barge to their new homes. The Enterprise was sailed up the Hudson River to …

Nasa researches Star Trek warp drive for future space travel

Nasa scientists are developing a Star Trek-style “warp drive” that may eventually allow spacecraft to travel to the stars faster the speed of light.<p>Dr Harold White, a physicist at Nasa’s Johnson Space Centre, is conducting research to create a warp in space and time.<p>These so called “warp bubbles” …

Some Ferguson residents accuse police of aggressive arrest tactics

By Emily Flitter<p>FERGUSON, MO. (Reuters) - Some Ferguson-area residents arrested during racially charged protests in the Missouri town last week told …

NASA gets new countdown clock just in time

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA has a new state-of-the-art space capsule on the launch pad and a new high-tech countdown clock to go with it.<p>The …

Austria firewood explodes in wood stove

VIENNA (AP) — Austrian police investigating a grenade blast were less puzzled by the explosion and more by where it took place — inside a wood stove …

North Korea threatens to bolster military, conduct new nuke test in response to UN vote

North Korea threatened Thursday to bolster its war capability and conduct a fourth nuclear test to cope with what it calls U.S. hostility that led to the approval of a landmark U.N. resolution on its human rights violations.<p>A U.N. committee on Tuesday adopted the resolution urging the Security …

Ferguson Prepares For Trouble After Grand Jury Decision

Ferguson, Missouri, residents and law enforcement agencies alike are gearing up for a potentially violent aftermath from the long-awaited grand jury …

European space probe successfully lands on comet

BERLIN/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Scientists have successfully landed a probe on the surface of a comet in an historic first for space exploration, the …

Pregnant US teen wounded in Mexico police shooting

Mexican police opened fire on a pickup truck that defied orders to stop, and ended up hitting a pregnant US teenager inside the vehicle, authorities …

Why phablets will eventually replace tablets and regular smartphones (in 3 charts)

Above: Apple's iPhone 6 Plus<p>Image Credit: Devindra Hardawar/VentureBeat<p>Drop yourself in any world capital and it's likely the majority of people …

Hubble Snaps Detailed Photos Of Dust And Debris Surrounding Stars

And you thought your home was dusty<p>NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has just finished up a pretty extensive imaging survey of the debris surrounding distant stars – and the results look rather fantastic. The images above, snapped by the famous telescope, show various stars encircled by immense disks …

Ex-USSR leader Gorbachev: World on brink of new Cold War

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1122000/1122385_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522627645_891d5fec5f50324d2dde3cccc4450497<p><b>The world is on the brink of a new Cold War, and trust should be restored by dialogue with Russia, former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev has said.</b><p>At …

Russia

Fatal Israel police shooting probed as video emerges

<b>Israeli police are investigating the fatal shooting of an Arab-Israeli man in northern Israel, as video emerged raising questions over the events.</b><p>Police said the man, 22, tried to attack officers with a knife in Kfar Kana and, "with their lives in danger", fired at the suspect.<p>Video shows the man …

Israel

Syria Setback: US-backed rebels reportedly overrun by Al Qaeda-tied fighters

Al Qaeda-tied fighters reportedly overran Western-backed Syrian rebels in key strongholds over the weekend and threatened to advance deeper into their territory on Monday, dealing a blow to the Obama administration’s efforts to train and equip moderate opposition forces.<p>White House Press Secretary …

British-Iranian 'volleyball prisoner' hasn't been told about her one-year jail term

A British-Iranian woman who has been sentenced to a year in prison for trying to attend a men’s volleyball match is unaware of her punishment and has renewed her hunger strike while detained in a tough Iranian jail<p>Despite <b>media outlets around the world reporting the news of her one year jail term</b> …

Philip Hammond

Orbital Sciences pieces together timeline of Antares rocket explosion

Private spaceflight company Orbital Sciences Corp. is starting to piece together the timeline of events leading up to the explosion of its Antares rocket just after liftoff on Tuesday evening (Oct. 28).<p>Orbital Sciences is still in the process of investigating the root cause of the Antares rocket …

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